Chamber sets annual banquet


The Mineola Chamber of Commerce will host its annual awards dinner and banquet, “1873: A Mineola, Texas Origin Story,” on Thursday, March 30 at the Mineola Civic Center.

The chamber is joining in the city’s sesquicentennial festivities to celebrate 150 years of thriving business and economy in Mineola.

Local service organizations will honor pillars of the community with annual awards such as Woman of the Year, Man of the Year, B.R. Short Community Spirit Award, Mineola ISD Teacher of the Year, FCA Student of the Year and Humanitarian of the Year.

Sponsorships and tickets for this event are available and can be found on the chamber website,, or by calling 903-569-2087.

The annual chamber membership meeting will be held Thursday, Jan. 26 at 5:30 p.m. at the civic center. A report on the past year’s activities and plans for the upcoming year will be featured.

Light snacks and refreshments will be served.